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It was an environment to acquire great work experience in customer service and sales.

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Former Employee - Sales Associate in Long Island City, NY
Former Employee - Sales Associate in Long Island City, NY

I worked at Best Buy part-time (less than a year)

Pros

Working with people who love sales and the products they service.

Cons

Inadequate coaching from the supervisors.

Advice to ManagementAdvice

Raise pay to department specialists and leads.

Recommends
Neutral Outlook
No opinion of CEO

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    Excellent opportunities and room for growth

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    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Geneva, IL
    Current Employee - Sales Associate in Geneva, IL

    I have been working at Best Buy part-time (more than a year)

    Pros

    Fun staff, excellent training, lots of room to grow and improve. Clear guidelines of what is expected.

    Cons

    Have had a few encounters with managers that I've found difficult to reason with

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Your experience depends greatly on your location

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    Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Greenville, NC
    Former Employee - Sales Specialist in Greenville, NC

    I worked at Best Buy full-time (more than 3 years)

    Pros

    Greenville, NC Store #386 is based in a college town so it has a very young, active employee base with many of the employees hanging out outside of work. The store pushes a team motto and does a lot of extra curricular events outside of work, ie awareness walks and community events. Monthly all-store meetings started with hilarious videos and prizes for top sellers, ie gadgets or company stock.

    Cons

    The employees and management has a high turn-over rate as managers shuffle to different stores trying to work their way up the ladder. It can make for an inconsistant work experience. Some managers will play with part-timer's hours to keep them just under full-time, ie 39 hours a week leading to inconsistent hours for part-timers, ie 15-18 hours one week, 39 the next week. Everyone fights for full-time positions.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Keep up the good work at Store #386 WALK THE PLANK!

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    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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